adnexal diseases

Summary

Summary: Diseases of the uterine appendages (ADNEXA UTERI) including diseases involving the OVARY, the FALLOPIAN TUBES, and ligaments of the uterus (BROAD LIGAMENT; ROUND LIGAMENT).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Endometriomas: their ultrasound characteristics
    C Van Holsbeke
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 35:730-40. 2010
  2. ncbi Ovarian cancer prediction in adnexal masses using ultrasound-based logistic regression models: a temporal and external validation study by the IOTA group
    D Timmerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals, Leuven, Belgium
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 36:226-34. 2010
  3. ncbi Discrimination between benign and malignant adnexal masses by specialist ultrasound examination versus serum CA-125
    Ben Van Calster
    Department of Electrical Engineering, ESAT SISTA, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1706-14. 2007
  4. ncbi Simple ultrasound-based rules for the diagnosis of ovarian cancer
    D Timmerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 31:681-90. 2008
  5. ncbi Which extrauterine pelvic masses are difficult to correctly classify as benign or malignant on the basis of ultrasound findings and is there a way of making a correct diagnosis?
    L Valentin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:438-44. 2006
  6. ncbi Value of preoperative ultrasound examination in the selection of women with adnexal masses for laparoscopic surgery
    J Yazbek
    Early Pregnancy and Gynaecology Assessment Unit, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 30:883-8. 2007
  7. ncbi Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery for the treatment of benign adnexal diseases: a pilot study
    Anna Fagotti
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Surg Endosc 25:1215-21. 2011
  8. ncbi Adnexal masses: accuracy of detection and differentiation with multidetector computed tomography
    A C Tsili
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University Hospital of Ioannina, Leoforos S Niarchou, 45500, Ioannina, Greece
    Gynecol Oncol 110:22-31. 2008
  9. ncbi MRI of sonographically indeterminate adnexal masses
    Saroja Adusumilli
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, UH B2 A 209 R, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:732-40. 2006
  10. ncbi The role of magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasound in patients with adnexal masses
    S A Sohaib
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Radiol 60:340-8. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications205 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Endometriomas: their ultrasound characteristics
    C Van Holsbeke
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 35:730-40. 2010
    ..To describe the ultrasound characteristics of endometriomas in pre- and postmenopausal patients and to develop rules that characterize endometriomas...
  2. ncbi Ovarian cancer prediction in adnexal masses using ultrasound-based logistic regression models: a temporal and external validation study by the IOTA group
    D Timmerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals, Leuven, Belgium
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 36:226-34. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi Discrimination between benign and malignant adnexal masses by specialist ultrasound examination versus serum CA-125
    Ben Van Calster
    Department of Electrical Engineering, ESAT SISTA, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1706-14. 2007
    ..e., ovarian, paraovarian, or tubal) masses. We compared the diagnostic performance of these methods in a large multicenter study...
  4. ncbi Simple ultrasound-based rules for the diagnosis of ovarian cancer
    D Timmerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 31:681-90. 2008
    ..To derive simple and clinically useful ultrasound-based rules for discriminating between benign and malignant adnexal masses...
  5. ncbi Which extrauterine pelvic masses are difficult to correctly classify as benign or malignant on the basis of ultrasound findings and is there a way of making a correct diagnosis?
    L Valentin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:438-44. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi Value of preoperative ultrasound examination in the selection of women with adnexal masses for laparoscopic surgery
    J Yazbek
    Early Pregnancy and Gynaecology Assessment Unit, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 30:883-8. 2007
    ..To assess the value of preoperative ultrasound examination in predicting the feasibility of intermediate-level laparoscopic surgery for benign adnexal masses...
  7. ncbi Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery for the treatment of benign adnexal diseases: a pilot study
    Anna Fagotti
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Surg Endosc 25:1215-21. 2011
    This study aimed to validate the feasibility, efficacy, and safeness of laparoscopic treatment for benign adnexal diseases through a single transumbilical access in a prospective series of patients.
  8. ncbi Adnexal masses: accuracy of detection and differentiation with multidetector computed tomography
    A C Tsili
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University Hospital of Ioannina, Leoforos S Niarchou, 45500, Ioannina, Greece
    Gynecol Oncol 110:22-31. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the accuracy of multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) on a 16-row CT scanner in the detection and differentiation of adnexal masses...
  9. ncbi MRI of sonographically indeterminate adnexal masses
    Saroja Adusumilli
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, UH B2 A 209 R, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:732-40. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the ability of MRI to characterize sonographically indeterminate adnexal masses and to define the sonographic features contributing to indeterminate diagnoses...
  10. ncbi The role of magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasound in patients with adnexal masses
    S A Sohaib
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Radiol 60:340-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of ultrasonography (US) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in characterizing adnexal masses, and to determine which patients may benefit from MRI...
  11. ncbi Predictors of clinical outcomes in the laparoscopic management of adnexal masses
    Laura J Havrilesky
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:243-51. 2003
    ..Laparoscopy has become an accepted approach in the management of adnexal masses. We evaluated clinical outcomes of laparoscopic management of adnexal masses thought to be benign preoperatively...
  12. ncbi Characterization of adnexal masses using feature analysis at contrast-enhanced helical computed tomography
    Jingbo Zhang
    Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 32:533-40. 2008
    ..To determine the computed tomographic imaging features predictive of adnexal malignancy and evaluate the accuracy of contrast-enhanced helical computed tomography (CT) in the characterization of adnexal masses...
  13. ncbi Ultrasound characteristics of different types of adnexal malignancies
    Lil Valentin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Gynecol Oncol 102:41-8. 2006
    ..e., borderline ovarian tumors, primary invasive ovarian epithelial cancer stage 1, primary invasive ovarian epithelial cancer stages 2-4, rare types of malignancy, and metastatic tumors...
  14. ncbi Laparoscopic management of adnexal masses: a gold standard?
    Michel Canis
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, CHU Polyclinique, Boulevard Leon Malfreyt, 63033 Clermont Ferrand, France
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 14:423-8. 2002
    ..To review recent literature on the laparoscopic management of adnexal masses, when this approach may be considered as a gold standard...
  15. ncbi Incidental adnexal masses detected at low-dose unenhanced CT in asymptomatic women age 50 and older: implications for clinical management and ovarian cancer screening
    Perry J Pickhardt
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, E3 311 Clinical Science Center, Madison, WI 53792 3252, USA
    Radiology 257:144-50. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence, work-up, and outcomes of indeterminate adnexal masses identified at low-dose unenhanced computed tomography (CT) in asymptomatic women age 50 and older undergoing colonography screening...
  16. ncbi Management of asymptomatic ovarian and other adnexal cysts imaged at US: Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound Consensus Conference Statement
    Deborah Levine
    Depts of Radiology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Ctr and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Radiology 256:943-54. 2010
    ....
  17. ncbi ESUR guidelines for MR imaging of the sonographically indeterminate adnexal mass: an algorithmic approach
    John A Spencer
    Department of Radiology, St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Eur Radiol 20:25-35. 2010
    ..MR imaging should provide a more timely diagnosis and, thereby, guide the management of the patient with reduced costs of investigation and treatment...
  18. ncbi Comparative evaluation of multidetector CT and MR imaging in the differentiation of adnexal masses
    A C Tsili
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University Hospital of Ioannina, Leoforos S Niarchou, 45500 Ioannina, Greece
    Eur Radiol 18:1049-57. 2008
    ..Although MRI performed slightly better, this did not reach statistical significance. In conclusion, both MDCT on a 16-row CT scanner and MR imaging demonstrated satisfactory results in the characterization of ovarian masses...
  19. ncbi The risk of malignancy index in discrimination of adnexal masses
    S Ulusoy
    Gynecological Oncology Clinic, Istanbul Bakirkoy Women and Children Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 96:186-91. 2007
    ..To assess the ability of the risk of malignancy index (RMI) based on a serum CA125 level, ultrasound findings and menopausal status, to discriminate benign from malignant adnexal masses...
  20. ncbi Robotic adnexectomy compared with laparoscopy for adnexal mass
    Javier F Magrina
    Department of Gynecology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 5777 East Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:581-4. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether the application of robotic technology in the performance of adnexectomy resulted in benefits for the patient when compared with patients operated by laparoscopy...
  21. ncbi Predicting risk of malignancy in adnexal masses
    John M McDonald
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center Markey Cancer Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:687-94. 2010
    ..To estimate the accuracy of preoperative ultrasonography, serum CA 125, and patient demographics as a means of predicting risk of malignancy in women with a ultrasonographically confirmed adnexal mass...
  22. ncbi Distinguishing the benign and malignant adnexal mass: an external validation of prognostic models
    B W Mol
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utrecht, Utrecht, 3584 CX, The Netherlands
    Gynecol Oncol 80:162-7. 2001
    ..Because external validation of the present models has not been reported, the purpose of the present study was to assess existing diagnostic models that are used to distinguish malignant from benign masses...
  23. ncbi External validation of mathematical models to distinguish between benign and malignant adnexal tumors: a multicenter study by the International Ovarian Tumor Analysis Group
    Caroline Van Holsbeke
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals KU Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Cancer Res 13:4440-7. 2007
    ..However, few of them have been externally validated in new populations. Our aim was to compare their performance on a prospectively collected large multicenter data set...
  24. ncbi Logistic regression model to distinguish between the benign and malignant adnexal mass before surgery: a multicenter study by the International Ovarian Tumor Analysis Group
    Dirk Timmerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Oncol 23:8794-801. 2005
    ..To collect data for the development of a more universally useful logistic regression model to distinguish between a malignant and benign adnexal tumor before surgery...
  25. ncbi Laparoscopic removal of adnexal cysts: is it possible to decrease inadvertent intraoperative rupture rate?
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, affiliated with the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:237.e1-3. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to characterize surgical risks for intraoperative rupture of benign adnexal lesions during laparoscopy...
  26. ncbi Risk scoring for adnexal masses and endoscopic management
    A Daponte
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Thessalia University Hospital of Larissa, Larissa, Greece
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 96:42-3. 2007
  27. ncbi MR imaging of the sonographically indeterminate adnexal mass
    John A Spencer
    Department of Radiology, St James s Institute of Oncology, Leeds LS9 7TF, England
    Radiology 256:677-94. 2010
    ..There are simple diagnostic steps in the MR imaging assessment that direct a problem-solving, tailored approach based on signal characteristics and morphology...
  28. ncbi Uterine adnexal torsion: pathologic and gray-scale ultrasonographic findings
    M Varras
    Department of Gynaecology, George Gennimatas General State Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 31:34-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine the spectrum of the histologic and gray-scale sonographic pictures in a series of surgically proven cases of uterine adnexal torsion...
  29. ncbi Successful pregnancy complicated by early and late adnexal torsion after in vitro fertilization
    Beth W Rackow
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8063, USA
    Fertil Steril 87:697.e9-12. 2007
    ..To report a case of unilateral adnexal torsion and subsequent contralateral adnexal torsion after in vitro fertilization...
  30. ncbi [Repeated torsion of the normal adnexa in a premenarchal girl]
    Zofia Pankrac
    Klinika Połoinictwa Akademii Medycznej, Gdańsku
    Ginekol Pol 75:956-8. 2004
    ..After half of a year observation the girl reported no complaints and no abnormalities in physical examinations were found. Oophoroplexy in the cases of repeated normal adnexal torsion is a very useful method of prevention of recurrence...
  31. ncbi Health technology assessment of surgical therapies for benign gynaecological disease
    Richard Owusu-Ansah
    Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 20:841-79. 2006
    ..There appears to be no significant advantage in performing a subtotal hysterectomy instead of the total removal of the uterine corpus and cervix...
  32. ncbi Adnexal torsion after laparoscopic hysterectomy: description of seven cases
    Roy Mashiach
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Medical Center, and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 11:336-9. 2004
    ..To discover the prevalence of adnexal torsion after laparoscopic hysterectomy...
  33. ncbi Practical approach to the adnexal mass
    Maitray D Patel
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 44:879-99. 2006
    ..Mastery of the diagnostic strategies to use when an adnexal mass is identified and the sonographic patterns of various types of adnexal pathology contributes greatly to the proper and cost-effective care of a woman with an adnexal mass...
  34. ncbi Laparoscopic management of mature cystic teratoma of bilateral ovaries with adnexal torsion occurring in a 9-year-old premenarchal girl
    Akihiro Takeda
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gifu Prefectural Tajimi Hospital, Tajimi, Gifu, Japan
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 19:403-6. 2006
    ..Laparoscopic surgery is a minimal-access procedure with many advantages. However, reports of young girls with adnexal disease treated by laparoscopic surgery are limited in the literature...
  35. ncbi Adnexal torsion in very young girls: diagnostic pitfalls
    Marieke Emonts
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Groene Hart Hospital, Post Box 1098, 2800 BB Gouda, The Netherlands
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 116:207-10. 2004
    ..Evaluation of cases of young girls diagnosed with adnexal torsion...
  36. ncbi Power Doppler vascularity index for predicting malignancy of adnexal masses
    H Marret
    Department of Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Fetal Medicine and Human Reproduction, Tours, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:508-13. 2005
    ..To assess the performance of a power Doppler vascularity index in the preoperative diagnosis of ovarian malignancy...
  37. ncbi [Diagnosis of adnexal torsion and predictive factors of adnexal necrosis]
    C Mazouni
    Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, hôpital La Conception APHM, 147, boulevard Baille, 13385 Marseille Cedex 5, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 33:102-6. 2005
    ..To determine the most relevant findings for diagnosis of adnexal torsion and predictive factors of adnexal necrosis...
  38. ncbi Hydrosalpinx with adnexal torsion in an adolescent virgin patient--A diagnostic dilemma: case report and review of the literature
    M Pinkert
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Meir Hospital, Kfar Saba, Israel
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 19:297-9. 2006
    ..In conclusion, hydrosalpinx, although very rare in adolescence, must be considered in the differential diagnosis. Aspiration in such cases is not the treatment of choice and moreover, it may cause complications...
  39. ncbi Adnexal torsion
    Gabriel Oelsner
    Ma aynei Hayeshua Hospital, Bnei Brak, Israel
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 49:459-63. 2006
    ..Adnexectomy should be avoided as ovarian function is preserved in 88% to 100% of cases. Awareness and suspicion of the diagnosis of AT is needed in patients who present with lower abdominal pain...
  40. ncbi Adnexal masses in infancy and childhood
    Kris Ann P Schultz
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology Oncology Blood and Marrow Transplantation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 49:464-79. 2006
    ..Assessment of the patient's developmental, hormonal, and pubertal status is necessary to ensure an accurate diagnosis. Treatment options must consider risks to ovarian function and future fertility...
  41. ncbi Management of adnexal cystic masses with unexpected intracystic vegetations detected during laparoscopy
    Riccardo Marana
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 12:502-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate a prospective series of consecutive patients with unexpected intracystic vegetations detected during operative laparoscopy for adnexal masses...
  42. ncbi Minilaparotomy versus laparoscopy in the treatment of benign adnexal cysts: a randomized clinical study
    Pierluigi Benedetti Panici
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Universita La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 133:218-22. 2007
    ..To determine advantages and disadvantages of minilaparotomy and laparoscopy in managing patients affected by benign adnexal masses...
  43. ncbi Impact of surgeon specialty on ovarian-conserving surgery in young females with an adnexal mass
    Robert E Bristow
    The Kelly Gynecologic Oncology Service, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:411-6. 2006
    ....
  44. ncbi The impact of size of the adnexal mass on the accuracy of frozen section diagnosis
    Peggy M A J Geomini
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maxima Medical Centre, Veldhoven, The Netherlands
    Gynecol Oncol 99:362-6. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether the accuracy of frozen section diagnosis is affected by the size of the adnexal masses...
  45. ncbi A case of a mature cystic teratoma of the uterosacral ligament successfully treated by laparoscopic surgery
    Akihiro Takeda
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gifu Prefectural Tajimi Hospital, Tajimi, Gifu, Japan
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 12:34-6. 2005
    ..This is the first report in the literature of successful laparoscopic treatment for a mature cystic teratoma of the uterosacral ligament...
  46. ncbi Uteroovarian ligament torsion of the due to a paratubal cyst
    Jennifer E Dietrich
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 18:125-7. 2005
    ..We present a case and discussion of torsion of the uteroovarian ligament secondary to a large paratubal cyst with preservation of the ovary and fallopian tube...
  47. ncbi Adnexal torsion: experience at a single university center
    Tony Ogburn
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131 0001, USA
    J Reprod Med 50:591-4. 2005
    ..To review the management of adnexal torsion over an 11-year period at a single institution and to assess trends in the surgical approach, including laparoscopy vs. laparotomy, and ovarian conservation vs. removal...
  48. ncbi [Present occurrence of benign teratoma of ovary and fallopian tube in a patient with adnexal torsion]
    L Hašlík
    Department of Obsterics and Gynecology, 1st Faculty of Medicine and General Teaching Hospital, Charles University, Prague
    Ceska Gynekol 71:342-4. 2006
    ..The authors demonstrate the case of left adnexal torsion caused by 2 benign teratomas in its ovarian and tubal location...
  49. ncbi Adnexal mass surgery and anesthesia during pregnancy: a 10-year retrospective review
    J Y Hong
    Department of Anesthesiology, Cheil General Hospital and Women s Health Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Obstet Anesth 15:212-6. 2006
    ..The objective of this retrospective review was to compare the adverse pregnancy outcome in patients undergoing laparoscopy and laparotomy with inhalational or regional anesthesia for adnexal mass in pregnancy...
  50. ncbi Diagnosis of adnexal torsion in the third trimester of pregnancy: a case report
    C Born
    Institute for Clinical Radiology, University Munich, Ziemssenstrasse 1, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Abdom Imaging 29:123-7. 2004
    ..Our case report indicates that the combination of magnetic resonance imaging and Doppler sonography fulfills these requirements and allows for accurate and fast diagnosis of adnexal torsion...
  51. ncbi The risk of malignancy in post-menopausal women presenting with adnexal torsion
    Ram Eitan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 3235, Jerusalem, Israel 91031, Israel
    Gynecol Oncol 106:211-4. 2007
    ..The risk of malignancy in cases of torsion in menopausal patients is not known. We set out to describe our experience with adnexal torsion in post-menopausal women and to discuss issues related to management in this situation...
  52. ncbi Laparoscopic management of adnexal masses in pregnancy: a case series
    Patrice Mathevet
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pavillon L, Hopital E Herriot, Place d Arsonval, 69437 Cedex O3, Lyon, France
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 108:217-22. 2003
    ..To determine the feasibility, safety, limiting factors, and advantages of laparoscopic management of adnexal masses in pregnancy...
  53. ncbi Hemorrhagic corpus luteum cyst torsion in term pregnancy: a case report
    Pao Hui Huang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 19:75-8. 2003
    ..Preoperative diagnosis of adnexal torsion during term pregnancy is very difficult, although it is always identified during surgery...
  54. ncbi Radioimmunoscintigraphy with Tc-99m-labelled SM3 in differentiating malignant from benign adnexal masses
    N Ali
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Bart s and The London, Queen Mary School of Medicine and Dentistry, London University, UK
    BJOG 110:508-14. 2003
    ....
  55. ncbi Torsion of normal adnexa in postmenarcheal women: can ultrasound indicate an ischemic process?
    N Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 31:338-41. 2008
    ..Torsion of normal adnexa is a rare event involving steadily increasing congestion and ischemia of the ovary. We investigated whether this process can be characterized by sonographic features...
  56. ncbi Pelvic pain, adnexal masses, and ultrasound
    James M Shwayder
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    Semin Reprod Med 26:252-65. 2008
    ..This section reviews the application of 2-D morphology, Doppler analysis, 3-D morphology, rendering and vascular assessment, and the use of contrast agents in the ultrasound evaluation of patients with adnexal masses and pelvic pain...
  57. pmc MRI of adnexal masses in pregnancy
    Nicholas A Telischak
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0628, Rm M 372, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:364-70. 2008
    ..The objective of this article is to provide a practical review of the incremental benefit of MRI in the assessment of adnexal masses in pregnancy...
  58. ncbi Adnexal torsion during pregnancy -- management and literature overview
    D Haenggi
    Frauenklinik, Kantonsspital Bruderholz, Switzerland
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 43:39-42. 2003
    ..We discuss the diagnosis and treatment of adnexal torsion in pregnancy and compare laparoscopic management with laparotomy. By reviewing the literature, we evaluate the conservative therapy by detorsion employing Doppler sonography...
  59. ncbi Complex pelvic mass as a target of evaluation of vessel distribution by color Doppler sonography for the diagnosis of adnexal malignancies: results of a multicenter European study
    Stefano Guerriero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cagliari, Italy
    J Ultrasound Med 21:1105-11. 2002
    ..To compare the diagnostic accuracy of gray scale sonography and color Doppler imaging in the differential diagnosis of adnexal malignancies from benign complex pelvic masses in a multicenter prospective study...
  60. ncbi CT and MR imaging features of adnexal torsion
    Sung E Rha
    Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
    Radiographics 22:283-94. 2002
    ..Early diagnosis can help prevent irreversible structural damage and may allow conservative, ovary-sparing treatment...
  61. ncbi [Difficulties in differential diagnosis of adnexal masses during pregnancy: the role of greyscale and color doppler sonography]
    A Czekierdowski
    I Katedry i Kliniki Ginekologii Operacyjnej AM w Lublinie
    Ginekol Pol 72:1281-6. 2001
    ..6% (25 of 27). We conclude that although prenatal sonography has the potential to correctly classify most of adnexal masses, caution in risk assessment is needed especially when persistent solid tumor is found...
  62. ncbi Assessment of a new logistic model in the preoperative evaluation of adnexal masses
    J L Alcazar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Clinica Universitaria de Navarra, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    J Ultrasound Med 20:841-8. 2001
    ..To assess a new logistic regression model developed to predict malignancy in adnexal masses...
  63. ncbi Acoustic streaming: a new technique for assessing adnexal cysts
    A Edwards
    Ultrasound Department, Monash Medical Centre, Southern Health, Clayton Road, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 22:74-8. 2003
    ..To determine whether acoustic streaming has clinical value in the differentiation between various ovarian and adnexal cysts...
  64. ncbi [Concentration of TNF-alpha in the postoperative period in patients with benign adnexal tumors treated by laparoscopy or laparotomy]
    Anna Torres
    Katedra i Klinika Ginekologii Akademii Medycznej w Lublinie
    Ginekol Pol 78:764-7. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to compare serum concentrations of the TNF-alpha (TNF-alpha) in the early postoperative period in patients with benign adnexal masses operated by laparoscopy or laparotomy...
  65. ncbi Intraobserver and interobserver reproducibility of 3-dimensional power Doppler vascular indices in assessment of solid and cystic-solid adnexal masses
    Juan Luis Alcazar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Clinica Universitaria de Navarra, Avenida Pio XII 36, 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    J Ultrasound Med 27:1-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the intraobserver and interobserver reproducibility of 3-dimensional (3D) power Doppler angiography-derived vascular indices in evaluation of vascularized solid and cystic-solid adnexal masses...
  66. pmc Simultaneous bilateral torsion and entanglement of the adnexa
    Maya Frank
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    JSLS 10:520-1. 2006
    ..The final diagnosis was established by diagnostic laparoscopy, and aspiration of one of the ovarian cysts was required to disentangle the adnexas...
  67. pmc Operative laparoscopy in pregnancy
    James F Carter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    JSLS 8:57-60. 2004
    ..We compared the surgical outcomes of pregnant women undergoing laparotomy in the first 2 trimesters of pregnancy with those undergoing laparoscopy for the management of acute pelvic pain...
  68. ncbi The value of detection of normal ovarian tissue (the 'ovarian crescent sign') in the differential diagnosis of adnexal masses
    K Hillaby
    Early Pregnancy and Gynaecology Assessment Unit, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:63-7. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate whether the presence of normal ovarian tissue adjacent to an adnexal tumor (the 'ovarian crescent sign') could assist in the preoperative differential diagnosis of adnexal lesions...
  69. ncbi Metastatic female adnexal tumour of probable Wolffian origin. A histocytopathological correlation
    D Tamiolakis
    Cytopathology 18:264-6. 2007
  70. ncbi Laparoscopy compared with laparoscopically guided minilaparotomy for large adnexal masses: a randomized controlled trial
    Pierluigi Benedetti Panici
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, La Sapienza University, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00155 Rome, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol 110:241-8. 2007
    ..To address the efficacy in terms of intraperitoneal spillage of laparoscopically guided minilaparotomy compared with operative laparoscopy for large adnexal cysts...
  71. ncbi Ovarian torsion: to pex or not to pex? Case report and review of the literature
    Naomi S Crouch
    Department of Gynaecology, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Hospital, University College London Hospital, Huntley Street, London, UK
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 16:381-4. 2003
    ..We consider the role of elective ovariopexy of the contralateral ovary in the case of adnexal torsion...
  72. pmc Laparoscopy versus laparotomy for detorsion and sparing of twisted ischemic adnexa
    Shlomo B Cohen
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, Polyclinique de l Hotel Dieu, Clermont Ferrand Cedex 1, France
    JSLS 7:295-9. 2003
    ..We studied the outcome of women undergoing minimal surgery for ischemic ovaries versus the extended procedure including cystectomy in respect of ovarian function and fertility performance...
  73. ncbi [Adnexal torsion: a report of 135 cases]
    S Bouguizane
    Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, Hôpital Farhat Hached, Sousse, Tunisie
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 32:535-40. 2003
    ..To evaluate the clinical findings and therapeutic options following adnexal torsion...
  74. ncbi [Management of adnexal torsion]
    Khaled Neji
    Centre de Maternité et de néonatalogie de Tunis, Service B, Tunisie
    Tunis Med 81:415-8. 2003
    ..Laparoscopy authorizes diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of this situation. It must usually be done in young woman who declare acute pelvic pain...
  75. ncbi Unusual presentations in obstetrics and gynecology
    Linda L Lawrence
    Department of Military and Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 21:649-65. 2003
    ..Many of the unusual conditions and complications of gynecologic diseases or procedures discussed in this article can be diagnosed with a careful and complete gynecologic history and examination...
  76. ncbi [Ovarian tumors in pregnancy--proposals of diagnosis and treatment]
    Marek Nowak
    Klinika Chirurgii Ginekologicznej Instytutu Centrum Zdrowia Matki Polki w Łodzi
    Ginekol Pol 75:242-9. 2004
    ..The possibility of malignancy and its therapeutic implications (hysterectomy, salpingo-oophorectomy, delay to delivery) must be discussed with the patient and her family (the lives of two human beings together are affected)...
  77. ncbi A critical reappraisal of off-label indications for topical photodynamic therapy with aminolevulinic acid and methylaminolevulinate
    Piergiacomo Calzavara-Pinton
    Department of Dermatology, University of Brescia, Piazzale Spedale Civile, I 25123 Brescia, Italy
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 5:112-6. 2010
    ..bacterial, fungal, protozoal) disorders, epidermal and dermal inflammatory diseases, tumors of lymphocytes, adnexal diseases and premature skin aging due to sun exposure...
  78. ncbi Emergency MRI of acute pelvic pain: MR protocol with no oral contrast
    Ajay K Singh
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Emerg Radiol 16:133-41. 2009
    ..MR imaging is an efficacious means of diagnosing acute appendicitis, ovarian torsions, and other adnexal diseases in the acute setting...
  79. pmc Laparoendoscopic single-site surgery for the treatment of benign adnexal disease: a prospective trial
    Anna Fagotti
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Diagn Ther Endosc 2010:108258. 2010
    Background. To validate feasibility, efficacy, and safeness of laparoscopic treatment of benign adnexal diseases through a single transumbilical access (LESS) in a prospective series of patients. Methods...
  80. ncbi Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome: single centre experiences
    D G Hong
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    J Obstet Gynaecol 30:277-80. 2010
    ..were during laparoscopic procedure for endometriosis, 16 for gynaecological malignant tumours, 16 for benign adnexal diseases excluding endometriosis, 13 for uterine leiomyoma, 7 for pelvic inflammatory disease, 2 had peritoneal ..
  81. ncbi Malignant female adnexal tumor of probable Wolffian origin: a case report
    Debra S Heller
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103, USA
    J Reprod Med 56:175-7. 2011
    ..It is thought to be a benign lesion, although this is not always the case, with scattered case reports of more aggressive behavior, sometimes years later...
  82. ncbi Confidence of expert ultrasound operators in making a diagnosis of adnexal tumor: effect on diagnostic accuracy and interobserver agreement
    J Yazbek
    Early Pregnancy and Gynaecology Assessment Unit, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 35:89-93. 2010
    ..To assess the degree of confidence with which expert ultrasound operators make a diagnosis of benign, borderline and invasive malignant ovarian tumors and its effect on diagnostic accuracy and interobserver agreement...
  83. ncbi Diagnosis and management of adnexal masses
    Vanessa Givens
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine, Memphis, TN 38119, USA
    Am Fam Physician 80:815-20. 2009
    ..All women, regardless of menopausal status, should be referred if they have evidence of metastatic disease, ascites, a complex mass, an adnexal mass greater than 10 cm, or any mass that persists longer than 12 weeks...
  84. ncbi [Management of adnexal tumors: role and risks of laparoscopy]
    M Canis
    , , , France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 29:278-87. 2001
    ..If a laparotomy was performed for all tumeurs suspicious at surgery, 80% of the cases would be treated by laparoscopy. The role of laparoscopy for restaging and second look operations for ovarian cancer requires further evaluation...
  85. ncbi Management of asymptomatic ovarian and other adnexal cysts imaged at US Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound consensus conference statement
    Deborah Levine
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ultrasound Q 26:121-31. 2010
    ....
  86. ncbi Extrapulmonary presentation of asymptomatic pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis
    Bing Lam
    University Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Respirology 8:544-7. 2003
    ....
  87. ncbi Ultrasound for ovarian cancer screening: are we throwing the baby out with the bath water?
    T Bignardi
    Early Pregnancy, Acute Gynaecology and Advanced Endosurgery Unit, Nepean Clinical School, Sydney, N S W, Australia
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 71:41-6. 2011
    ..In this paper, we will critically evaluate current terminology, newly proposed accepted morphological classification of ovarian cysts as well as the ability for ultrasound to discriminate between benign and malignant ovarian masses...
  88. ncbi Complication of laparoscopic detorsion of adnexal mass
    A Aharoni
    Gynecology and Obstetrics Department, Bnai Zion Medical Center and the Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 65:39-40. 2008
    ..We call for an extensive inspection of the detorsed ovary before ending the laparoscopic operation, and if it remains necrotic and is suspected of containing a dermoid cyst, it should be removed promptly...
  89. ncbi Conversion of laparoscopy to laparotomy due to adnexal malignancy
    G Biran
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 23:157-60. 2002
    ....
  90. ncbi US findings of adnexal torsion in children and adolescents: size really does matter
    Leann E Linam
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Radiology, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 37:1013-9. 2007
    ..Adnexal torsion is rare, and symptoms are nonspecific. Clinicians often rely on US examinations to evaluate girls with abdominal or pelvic pain...
  91. ncbi MRI, CT, and PET/CT for ovarian cancer detection and adnexal lesion characterization
    Veena R Iyer
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:311-21. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe the role of MR, CT, and PET/CT in the detection of ovarian cancer and the evaluation of adnexal lesions...
  92. ncbi [Salpingitis isthmica nodosa--frequency and etiology in infertile women]
    M Pŭnevska
    Akush Ginekol (Sofiia) 42:20-2. 2003
  93. ncbi Ovarian bivalving after detorsion
    Aaron K Styer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Fertil Steril 77:1053-5. 2002
    ..To assess the efficacy of a new technique, ovarian bivalving, on facilitating adnexal recovery after adnexal torsion...
  94. pmc The Filshie clip for laparoscopic adnexal surgery
    F A Garcia
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson 85724, USA
    JSLS 5:179-81. 2001
    ..Gynecologic endoscopic procedures are increasingly common and require the ability to control large vascular structures...
  95. ncbi Laparoscopy for adnexal masses in the second trimester of pregnancy
    Kevin J Stepp
    Department of Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, A81, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 10:55-9. 2003
    ..To assess the safety of laparoscopic treatment of adnexal masses in the second trimester of pregnancy...
  96. ncbi Feasibility of the TNM-based staging system of ocular adnexal extranodal marginal zone lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT lymphoma)
    Sung Eun Lee
    Department of Hematology, Catholic University Lymphoma Group, The Catholic University of Korea, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Am J Hematol 86:262-6. 2011
    ..Thus, further studies to develop treatment strategies for reducing relapse after treatment for OAML should use the TNM staging system...
  97. ncbi External validation of the adapted Risk of Malignancy Index incorporating tumor size in the preoperative evaluation of adnexal masses
    Petronella A J van den Akker
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 159:422-5. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to validate the ability of RMI-4 to discriminate between non-invasive lesions and invasive malignant adnexal masses, and to compare its performance with RMI-3...
  98. ncbi Evaluation of adnexal masses with three-dimensional ultrasonography
    Peggy M A J Geomini
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maxima Medical Centre, Veldhoven, The Netherlands
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1167-75. 2006
    ..To estimate whether three-dimensional ultrasonography and three-dimensional power Doppler investigation can contribute to the differentiation between benign and malignant ovarian masses...
  99. ncbi [Complications of laparoscopic lymphadenectomy in gynaecologic oncology. A series of 1102 procedures in 915 patients]
    G Cartron
    Institut Claudius Regaud, 20 24, rue du Pont St Pierre, 31052 Toulouse Cedex, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 33:304-14. 2005
    ..Evaluate complications of pelvic and para aortic laparoscopic lymphadenectomies in oncologic gynaecology to confirm the surgical approach and include it in current therapy...
  100. ncbi Laparoscopic management of adnexal masses
    Camran Nezhat
    Center for Special Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery, Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 38:663-76. 2011
    ..Further advances in technology, techniques, and instruments can only increase this potential...
  101. ncbi Sonographic features of female pelvic tuberculous peritonitis
    Theera Tongsong
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    J Ultrasound Med 26:77-82. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the sonographic features of tuberculous peritonitis in an attempt to facilitate the recognition of this disorder preoperatively...

Research Grants4

  1. ENHANCED EVALUATION OF FETAL CNS WITH ULTRAFAST MRI
    Deborah Levine; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Thus the results of this study could significantly decrease morbidity of fetuses with ventriculomegaly. ..
  2. MRI of Fetal Ventriculomegaly: Morphology and Outcome
    Deborah Levine; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. HISTOMETRIC ANALYSIS OF PREMALIGNANT ENDOMETRIAL LESIONS
    Francisco Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. COOPERATIVE MULTICENTER REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE NETWORK
    PETER MCGOVERN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will then test the hypothesis that this novel protocol, by preventing the hypersecretion of luteal products in gonadotropin-induced pregnancies, will result in safer infertility therapy. ..